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5, 6, 7 and 8, South Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Corfe Castle, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.6155 / 50°36'55"N

Longitude: -2.0634 / 2°3'48"W

OS Eastings: 395611

OS Northings: 79538

OS Grid: SY956795

Mapcode National: GBR 33V.753

Mapcode Global: FRA 67KF.XMW

Entry Name: 5, 6, 7 and 8, South Street

Listing Date: 21 November 1959

Last Amended: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109268

Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Corfe Castle

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Kingston St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 95 79
(East side)
Nos. 5, 6, 7 and 8
21.11.59 (formerly listed as No. 5)
Block of 4 cottages. Probably early C19 - south end rebuilt c1960 following war
damage. Rubble stone walls, stone slate roofs. Nos. 6 and 7 are a pair, Nos. 5
and 8 are in a projecting rear wing - (these probably originally one cottage, with
flying freeholds etc.). Stone end and central stacks, brick stack at junction of
main range and rear wing, and stone stack at end of wing. 2 storeys and attic.
No. 6 at left end, has no windows on road front. Part-glazed panelled door. One
first floor casement in left gable wall. No. 7 at right end, has part-glazed
panelled door. Ground floor has 2 casements with glazing bars under stone relieving
arches. First floor has 3 casements, one with glazing bars, one with centre hori-
zontal glazing bar, one with top hung vent. Attic has 2 gabled dormers with
casements with centre horizontal bar. Nos. 5 and 8, in rear wing, of 2 storeys
and attic. In south wall, ledged door with small glass panel, (entrance to No. 5).
Upper part of this wall plastered. In north wall, ledged door (entrance to No. 8).
Ground floor has 2 casements with centre horizontal glazing bar under stone relieving
arches. 2 similar casements, with wood lintols, on first floor. Attic has one
gabled dormer with casements with glazing bars. Small lean-to addition at outer
end, in matching construction.

Listing NGR: SY9561279543

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